Management team

The Kylesku management team are four exceptional hospitality professionals who oversee hotel operations, restaurant front of house, and the splendid Kylesku bar. They’re also responsible for staff training and building the strong team that makes our hotel so special. 

Interested in joining the staff? See jobs at Kylesku Hotel.

Adam, manager at Kylesku Hotel, Sutherland.

Adam

General MANAGER

Before joining the Kylesku team in 2018, Adam worked in hospitality for over 16 years. He ran his own pub before embarking on travels with his wife, Rachael, which has led him to settle here in Assynt and start a family.

Kylesku in three words

Tranquil, welcoming, rewarding.

Favourite place near Kylesku Hotel

The Milking Pail on Quinag. I can see my house from there!

Favourite free-time activity

Getting up the mountain for the amazing views, the clear-headedness that a good climb will give you, and how good a dram tastes at the top.

Insider tip

Slow down, breathe it in and enjoy the west coast pace of life.

Sophie

Sophie

MANAGER

Sophie comes from Oxfordshire and first worked at Kylesku in 2009, rejoining the management team in 2017. Married to Stuart, she has three young children, two of whom attend the local primary school in Scourie.

Kylesku in three words

One-off experience.

Favourite place near Kylesku Hotel

Oldshoremore Beach. Most beautiful beach in the world, unless the cows are roaming on it.

Favourite free-time activity

I have three children – I have no free time!

Insider tip

Chat to the locals. They can help you experience lots of interesting things and make you feel like part of the community.

Eilidh

Eilidh

MANAGER

Aberdeenshire native, keen linguist, and recent graduate from the University of Edinburgh, Eilidh is a north highlands enthusiast looking for a career in hospitality management. Loves walking, sea swimming, and otter spotting.

Kylesku in three words
Elemental, unbelievable, warm
Favourite place near Kylesku Hotel

Rhue lighthouse at sunset, just don’t get caught out by the tide!

Favourite free time activity

Ticking off every beach in the north-west to find the best swimming spot.

Insider tip

Remember a bottle of water and a chittering bite!

Ginty

Ginty

Guest welcome & admin

KYLESKU IN THREE WORDS
2nd family – 2nd home
FAVOURITE PLACE NEAR KYLESKU HOTEL

Achmelvich beach – stunning

FAVOURITE FREE-TIME ACTIVITY

Cooking for family and friends

Favourite food at the hotel

The seafood

INSIDER TIP

The food here is amazing – an absolute must for seafood lovers. Then take a stunning drive north to the white sands and turquoise seas in Durness and Tongue.